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Postcard

Mitchell Park

Date:  date unknown

Description: Small building covered with vines on a path near the lake.

Photograph

State Fair Grounds

Date: 1945 

Description: Fruits, Farm Crops building. A man in a trench coat stands in a doorway.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: The Romanesque Chicago & Northwestern Railway station.

Date: 1911 

Description: Interior view of the automatic machining department room in International Harvester's Milwaukee Works factory. Large windows line the walls. The machining...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A large Victorian-style house gutted by a fire. Ladders lean on the sides, reaching up to many different levels. Two people are on the roof spraying wate...

Photograph

F. Dohmen Company

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Interior of (Floor No. 10) The F. Dohmen Company Wholesale Druggists. A salesman's catalog with removable screwed bindings and pages of note paper bound b...

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: Two women casually reading in a dorm room at Milwaukee-Downer College. A map of Milwaukee hangs on one wall.

Photograph

Mobilgas Truck

Date: 1937 

Description: A man loads the rear of an International D-50 truck owned by Mobilgas while parked outside what appears to be a service station.

Date:  

Description: The Cotton Shop and Rolands on W. Wisconsin Avenue. Caption on print reads, "Looking south at 317-321 W. Wisconsin Ave". Plaque on building next door says...

Date: 1880 

Description: Map created from original drawing and surveys taken by Silas Chapman. Bottom right corner features a reference key. There is a street guide on the left sid...

Date: 1905 

Description: Afermath of the fire of June 4, 1905. A chimney and some burnt out walls still stand. The area around the ruins is fenced off. The top of the building t...

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: The Miller Brewing wagon, filled with barrels of beer, and a Miller delivery truck. The caption on the photograph reads "1855-1939".

Date:  date unknown

Description: Demolition of a smokestack. The stack is falling into a pile of rubble not far from the road.

Date: 1937-11-30 

Description: A uniformed man carries a dog to the back of an International D-2 truck used by the Wisconsin Humane Society. The truck is parked in the driveway near the...

Date: 1900 

Description: Crowds gather at games and other attractions at the Wisconsin State Fair.

Photograph

Soldiers Home

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the Soldiers Home.

Photograph

Norman Ebron Band

Date: 1950-02-18 

Description: Norman Ebron Band, members of American Federation of Musicians, segregated Local 587, play stand-up bass, coronet, clarinet and piano in front of a white a...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two young girls playing on a pathway near a large fountain and lamp post located in a park.

Photograph

Railroad Yards

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Milwaukee railroad yards showing several trains on the tracks next to a large industrial building. The coal car in front of the locomotive...

Photograph

East Water Street

Date:  

Description: Elevated view of street traffic and buildings on East Water Street.

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